Fort Upper Tract
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62
N 38° 47.255 W 079° 16.924
17S E 649207 N 4294606
A pre-Revolutionary War fort in Pendleton County.
Waymark Code: WMNGQF
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 03/13/2015
Published By:Groundspeak Regular Member razalas
Views: 3

Site of Fort Upper Tract, one of the forts erected under Washington's orders to guard the settlements. In 1758, Indians captured and burned it. Captain James Dunlap and 21 others were killed. No one escaped
Marker Number: None

Marker Title: Fort Upper Tract

Marker Location: US 220 in Upper Tract

County or Independent City: Upper Tract

Web Site: [Web Link]

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